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Purdue's College of Engineering is among the largest in the United States and includes 13 academic programs, all with high rankings. U.S. News and World Report ranks Purdue's College of Engineering in the Top 10 nationwide. Known as the “Cradle of Astronauts,” Purdue Engineering’s long list of pioneers includes Neil Armstrong and Amelia Earhart. Havingthree National Medal of Technology and Innovation recipients and 25 past and present NAE members, we are one of four 2017 NSF Engineering Research Centers and an SRC-DARPA center, as well as the home of nanoHUB and the largest academic propulsion lab in the world.

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Purdue's College of Engineering is among the largest in the United States and includes 13 academic programs, all with high rankings. U.S. News and World Report ranks Purdue's College of Engineering in the Top 10 nationwide. Known as the “Cradle of Astronauts,” Purdue Engineering’s long list of pioneers includes Neil Armstrong and Amelia Earhart. Havingthree National Medal of Technology and Innovation recipients and 25 past and present NAE members, we are one of four 2017 NSF Engineering Research Centers and an SRC-DARPA center, as well as the home of nanoHUB and the largest academic propulsion lab in the world.

    "Nuclear Energy: 150 Years from Now" featuring William D. Magwood, IV

    "Nuclear Energy: 150 Years from Now" featuring William D. Magwood, IV

    Audio from a panel discussion on the topic of "Nuclear Energy: 150 Years from Now" featuring William D. Magwood, IV, the Director General of the Paris-based Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), a multilateral agency with 33 member countries representing the most advanced nuclear safety, science, and technology infrastructures in the world. bit.ly/magwood-panel

    The panelists discuss how nuclear energy will impact humanity in the near future and beyond.

    Moderator:
    Suzanne Jaworowski, Senior Advisor, Office of Nuclear Energy, U.S. Department of Energy

    Panelists:
    William D. Magwood, IV, Director-General, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency
    Timothy K. Hanley, Senior Vice President, Operations Support, Exelon Generation
    Therese Griebel, Associate Director for Strategy, NASA Glenn Research Center
    Lefteri Tsoukalas, Professor, School of Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University
    Sophie Weidenbenner, Senior, Student Ambassador, School of Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University

    There is also a seminar associated with this presentation about Nuclear Science and Technology Challenges. bit.ly/magwood-seminar

    This panel was recorded at Purdue University on December 6, 2018 as part of the Purdue Engineering Distinguished Lecture Series, which invites world-renowned faculty and professionals to Purdue Engineering to encourage thought-provoking conversations and ideas with faculty and students regarding the grand challenges and opportunities in their fields. Besides presenting a lecture to a broad audience of faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, they engage in an interactive panel with Purdue faculty and students.

    More on this lecture series: bit.ly/DistinguishedLectureSeries

    • 58 min
    William Magwood, IV on Nuclear Science and Technology Challenges

    William Magwood, IV on Nuclear Science and Technology Challenges

    Audio from a presentation entitled "Nuclear Science and Technology Challenges" by Mr. William D. Magwood, IV, the Director General of the Paris-based Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), a multilateral agency with 33 member countries representing the most advanced nuclear safety, science, and technology infrastructures in the world. http://bit.ly/magwood-seminar

    There is also a panel discussion associated with this presentation about Nuclear Energy: 150 Years from Now. http://bit.ly/magwood-panel

    This presentation was recorded at Purdue University on December 6, 2018 as part of the Purdue Engineering Distinguished Lecture Series, which invites world-renowned faculty and professionals to Purdue Engineering to encourage thought-provoking conversations and ideas with faculty and students regarding the grand challenges and opportunities in their fields. Besides presenting a lecture to a broad audience of faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, they engage in an interactive panel with Purdue faculty and students.

    More on this lecture series: http://bit.ly/DistinguishedLectureSeries

    • 1 hr 7 min

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